World Ag Expo contest winner announced; Discounted tickets remain

  The largest annual three-day agricultural exposition of its kind, the World Ag Expo, will be held Feb. 12-14, at the International Agri-Center in Tulare, California. The expo will feature the latest in agricultural technology and equipment on 2.6 million square feet. With more than 1,500 exhibitors, the World Ag Expo brings in more than 100,000 visitors from across the United States and abroad. Dairy, … Continue reading World Ag Expo contest winner announced; Discounted tickets remain

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10 Signs That It’s Planting Season

  Planting season is under way and farmers are out in the fields.  We’re excited to bring you the Top 10 Signs that Plant17 is in full swing! 1. Forecasting the weather with your crops. 2. You got a little too eager to plant and winter decided to pop in for a visit. 3. Seed, Seed, and more Seed! 4. Weather is monitored more than … Continue reading 10 Signs That It’s Planting Season

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Get Your Planter Ready for the Season

Planting season is getting started for farmers across the U.S. and it’s time to bring the planters out of storage and get them ready for the fields.  Remember you only plant a crop once.  There are no do-overs in planting.  Here are some maintenance tips to get your planter ready this season. Avoid electrical issues with your planter by making sure all of the software is … Continue reading Get Your Planter Ready for the Season

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6 Tips on How to Purchase Equipment out of State

Confidently Purchase New or Used Warm weather on the horizon is setting the stage for the season, especially in regards to your equipment. This recognizes the process for some farmers that will have to purchase new or used equipment.  With today’s technology, farmers are finding it more accessible to purchase equipment long distance instead of locally. Fastline.com has a tool, which shows related equipment prices … Continue reading 6 Tips on How to Purchase Equipment out of State

8 Causes of Machinery Breakdowns and How to Prevent Them

When your machinery breaks down it can be pretty expensive to fix.  But if it’s during a season when you need it the most it’s certainly going to cost you.  That’s why Fastline is giving you the list of tips to help with any possible breakdowns in the future. Forgetting to read the owner’s manual Don’t think all of your machinery is easily fixed the … Continue reading 8 Causes of Machinery Breakdowns and How to Prevent Them